Chris Elam performs and gives a presentation entitled
"Shaping Your Connection to Art and Artists" at the regional TEDxEAST conference
held in New York City, November 6th, 2009.

TEDxEAST's description of the segment:
"Chris Elam's captivating performance of the Cast Iron Crutches modern dance piece is followed by a stirring call to action for more audience engagement in the Arts. Chris shares his vision of a dialogue between artists and audiences that will shape future performances, and the role that social networking tools will play in enriching the performing arts experience."

TED is a leading thought leadership conference with the mission of sharing "Ideas Worth Spreading".

Following this event, Misnomer was invited to speak and perform at a second TEDx event, which took place at TEDxGOTHAM in New York City, on October 15, 2010.